The course is included in these curricula and study modules


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of this course is that students will practice their ability to express themselves in writing analytical and reflective about the screenplay potential and message.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course the student is expected to have developed deeper ability to read, understand and analyze the script and see its potential.

Course contents

Analysis of three long screenplay. Write an essay about each script. At least 2000 words per essay The essays should include: Facts about the script being treated. The means information on the production company that recorded script, production year, screenwriter, director, producer, costs and another that could be interesting about the script path to the film. - Personal opinions, reflections and analysis about the script. T ex screenplay drama, action, characters, dialogue, humanity, of knowledge, worldview, ethics and morality, jenusperspektiv, psychology, aesthetics, scenery, art storytelling, audio work, etc. It should also be reflecting on the director's interpretation. That is an interpretation of what happened in the journey between the screenplay and action plan says and what it meant for the story.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Study activities

Individual studies - 133 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the performance, the student must pass the following examinations: Three essays on three different feature screenplays. At least 2000 words per essay.


Nordström Fred


Nåls Jan

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

2014-06-03 - Reports and productions

Kurs och studieplanssökning